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Hubble

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The Hubble Space Telescope is a robotic telescope located at the outer edges of the atmosphere, in circular orbit around the Earth. It’s called like that in honor to Edwin Hubble, and it was launched on 24th April 1990.

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Hubble

  1. 1. The Hubble SpaceThe Hubble Space Telescope is a roboticTelescope is a robotic telescope located at thetelescope located at the outer edges of theouter edges of the atmosphere, in circularatmosphere, in circular orbit around the Earth. It’sorbit around the Earth. It’s called like that in honor tocalled like that in honor to Edwin Hubble, and it wasEdwin Hubble, and it was launched on 24th Aprillaunched on 24th April 1990.1990. Hubble
  2. 2. The Sombrero Galaxy
  3. 3. Eskimo Nebula
  4. 4. The Ant’s Nebula
  5. 5. The Cat’s Eye Nebula
  6. 6. Hourglass Nebula
  7. 7. The Cone Nebula
  8. 8. Swan Nebula
  9. 9. Halley’s comet
  10. 10. Edmund Halley -> The first to calculate the orbit of a comet and explore the periodicity of these bodies First sighting -> Greece; 466 BC Next sighting -> China; 240 BC Periodicity -> 75-76 years on Earth Last visiting -> 1986 Next visiting -> 2062
  11. 11. Eagle Nebula
  12. 12. The Ring Nebula (M57) http://celestia.albacete.org/videos/anillo.swf
  13. 13. Nebula RCW79 http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6sKZsOTHaMY#t=6
  14. 14. Rosette Nebula
  15. 15. Orion Nebula
  16. 16. Milky Way Solar System
  17. 17. Black Hole
  18. 18. The Eagle Nebula (M16)The Eagle Nebula (M16) 91.000.000.000.000.000.000 km91.000.000.000.000.000.000 km

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